Leadership framework

Leadership framework

Finding our leadership framework. I firmly believe that everyone needs a plan, particularly business leaders. And right now, with an ever changing landscape courtesy of Covid-19, it’s very challenging for leaders to formulate any kind of plan with certainty. Changing...

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Lime&Tonic Australia

Lime&Tonic Australia

I love trying new things – in fact, this year my husband and I are making a point of doing things we have never done before. Our theme this year is ‘outside the box’. A wonderful theme, but sometimes I am left a little anxious. Time is so precious – and when we choose...

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Buy Australian this Christmas

Buy Australian this Christmas

Small business success in competing I sometimes wonder who will be the last brand standing… right now it appears that Amazon, Apple, Google and Facebook are winning when it comes to customer insights…. but Australian businesses can win at this game. I was...

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Business Networking

Business Networking

Making Connections Last Networking polarises people; some people revel in it, others shy away from it. One of my Gallup strengths is ‘Woo’ so when I walk into a room of 100 people, I see it as an opportunity to make 100 new friends. At networking events...

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Australian Startup Ecosystem

Australian Startup Ecosystem

What startups in Australia are thinking… Startup Muster released their 2017 annual survey results last week which highlight the developments in the Australian startup ecosystem. Assistant Minister for Industry, Innovation and Science, The Honorable Craig Laundry...

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The New Hustle Documentary

The New Hustle Documentary

Life as an entrepreneur Entrepreneurship is a long, tough road — there’s no denying it. We heard Coldplay loud and clear when they told us ‘nobody said it was easy’. Being in business also comes with a lot of pressure that perhaps can’t be seen from the outside...

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Shark Tank S3 Episode 11 on TEN

Shark Tank S3 Episode 11 on TEN

Shark Tank Season 3 Episode Eleven Here we are again, back in the Tank. First to face the Sharks is…. Your Flavour Ace is young, enthusiastic and hardworking and has quit his job to focus on his business! He has developed a range of healthy seasonings and has...

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Leaving The Corporate World

Leaving The Corporate World

If I’d stayed at Apple, I’d never be an entrepreneur I “should have” practised more yoga and I “could have” started when I was younger. “Could have”, “would have” and “should have” are all statements of regret, and not ones that I tend to use. So, I rarely...

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